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Table 3 Clinical characteristics and results of embryo in vitro culture for reciprocal translocation carriers with or without acrocentric chromosomes

From: Analysis of meiotic segregation modes in biopsied blastocysts from preimplantation genetic testing cycles of reciprocal translocations

Parameter With acrocentric chromosome Without acrocentric chromosome P value
Patients 24 65  
Cycles 25 77
Female age (years) 28.5 ± 3.9 28.9 ± 3.5 0.625 a
Female BMI (kg/m2) 22.4 ± 3.5 22.8 ± 3.0 0.544 a
Male age (years) 29.8 ± 5.5 30.3 ± 4.5 0.632 a
Retrieved oocytes 15.4 ± 7.1 14.6 ± 7.1 0.604 b
Injected oocytes 12.7 ± 6.0 11.1 ± 4.6 0.349 b
2-Pronuclei zygotes 10.9 ± 5.4 9.4 ± 4.5 0.290 b
Normal fertilisation rate (%) 85.8 (272/317) 84.6 (726/858) 0.679 b
Embryos used for blastocyst culture 10.1 ± 5.3 8.8 ± 4.4 0.333 b
Biopsied blastocysts 4.0 ± 2.7 3.6 ± 2.3 0.601 b
High-quality blastocyst formation rate (%) 39.9 (101/253) 40.9 (277/678) 0.855 c
  1. Values are n, n (%) or mean±SD
  2. at-text, b Mann-Whitney U test, c χ2 test